Overland Park commission OKs WaterOne solar project

A solar panel array.

WaterOne wants to build an array of more than 300 solar panels to help power its Lamar Pumping Station. Photo credit Bilanol, via Shutterstock. Used under a Creative Commons license.

WaterOne wants to build an array of more than 300 solar panels to help power one of its pumping stations in Overland Park.

Catch up quick: The Overland Park Planning Commission this month unanimously approved a final development plan for a new solar array at the Lamar Pumping Station near 91st Street and Lamar Avenue.